West signed a minor league contract with the Dodgers, Eric Stephen of True Blue Los Angeles reports. West recorded two appearances with the Dodgers during the summer, but the 27-year-old has mainly pitched in the minors throughout his seven-year career. He'll likely provide some organizational depth for the Dodgers next season.
Dodgers relief pitcher Matt West , who was designated for assignment on July 11, has cleared waivers and was sent outright to Triple-A Oklahoma City, per Truebluela.com. West didn't allow a run in two appearances for the Dodgers this season.
As expected, the Dodgers activated Brandon Beachy from the 60-day disabled list to start Saturday's game, the team announced. Beachy has been recovering from Tommy John surgery and hasn't pitched in a MLB game since August, 2013. To make room on the active roster, the team optioned RHP Josh Ravin to Triple-A Oklahoma City. Ravin was 2-1 with a 6.43 ERA in seven games with the Dodgers. To open a spot on the 40-man roster, the Dodgers designated RHP Matt West for assignment. He didn't allow a run in two appearances with the team.
The Dodgers have announced that they have dispatched relievers Daniel Coulombe and Matt West to Triple-A Albuquerque. The former has not distinguished himself in four big-league appearances this season. He has given up at least one run in each and owns an 8.53 ERA. West pitched twice after his Friday recall and managed three scoreless innings.
The Dodgers have recalled right-hander Matt West from Triple-A prior to Saturday's game against the Giants. West has appeared in six games for Oklahoma City after being promoted from Double-A at the end of May. He owns a hefty 8.03 ERA over 12 1/3 innings. To clear room on the 25-man roster, the Dodgers optioned right-hander Josh Ravin to Triple-A, according to the Los Angeles Times. Ravin holds a 6.43 ERA through seven appearances this season with the Dodgers.